Leicester Philharmonic Choir — ‘the Phil’ — was founded in 1886 and is the largest choir in Leicestershire. With over 100 members it is considered one of the foremost choirs in the UK

Mr Fezziwig’s Christmas Party Dec 2019

The choir sang beautifully at St James and you all obviously enjoyed singing Mr Fezziweg and the carols that came later. Congratulations on a good performance -your delight was evident and the hand movements excellent!

audience feedback

Mozart and Linley Concert – audience feedback

” I particularly noted how the choir came over with a good blend of voices. It was like a stereo effect with the two choirs. Orchestra and soloists superb too!”
“My friends and I were very impressed with the concert. The Linley was lovely and wonder how we haven’t come across him before. Overall we though the performance was “tremendous “

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A review of Magnificat

"Your performance of the Magnificat was fantastic, it had such energy and shape and was one of the best performances I've heard!"

Paul Patterson Magnificat Composer, Voices and Brass, St James the Greater, 16/04/2016

The Leicester Philharmonic Choir’s charitable objectives



To promote, improve, develop and maintain public education in and appreciation of choral and orchestral music in all its aspects by the presentation of public choral and/or orchestral concerts and by such other ways as the choir may determine from time to time.